The reality, rhetoric and ‘rithmetic of childcare

We need to understand – and measure – the problem before we dive into expensive fixes

The reality, rhetoric and ‘rithmetic of childcareAs summer winds down, we can count on at least two topics to attract an increasing share of Canadians’ attention: their children – yes, the new school year is just about upon us – and the federal election to be held on October 19th. These two subjects converge in the parties’ campaign promises related to…